TOM WARD – Vote at 16? Are we nuts?

Well, I’m only one week removed from my minor complaint about Daylight Savings Time coming a bit early, when lo and behold, I receive my weekly Kiplinger Letter and learn there is a move afoot to... more

ARLENE VIOLET – We yawn over labor corruption

Slowly but surely far too many Rhode Islanders act as though they have had a lobotomy when it comes to corruption. The ”Well, that’s the way it always has been” excuse dismisses many a scandal which... more

Letters to the Editor

Pawtucket’s lack of participation in spelling bee is shameful

Upon reading the article (March 13-19) in The Valley Breeze about the State Spelling Bee, in which a Pawtucket homeschooled 5th-grader participated, we learn that “Pawtucket Public Schools do not... more

Are conservatives now ‘voiceless minority’?

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn, has confirmed her anti-Semitic views by her hateful rhetoric and yet she still remains a member of Congress. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has shown her ignorance of almost... more

Bikers Against Child Abuse is here to help

Hello everyone. My name is Hamster and I am a member of Bikers Against Child Abuse. A while back I wrote to introduce the Rhode Island chapter to all of you. I’m writing now to let you all know we... more

North Smithfield Rescue, Landmark win high marks for work

On Feb. 27, I had a medical issue arise and if it weren’t for some of my friends and Rescue personnel in the Town of North Smithfield and the doctors and nurses that work in the Cath Lab in Landmark... more

A thank you to the North Smithfield Citizens Police Academy

I recently graduated from the North Smithfield Citizens Police Academy. I encourage everyone who qualifies to take these classes when offered. It is one night a week for 10 weeks and well worth your... more

Abortion is not only about religion

Lincoln physician Paula Carmichael shrewdly describes abortion as a religious issue (Valley Breeze, March 14-20, letter to the editor). Gov. Gina Raimondo even more craftily designates abortion as a... more

Kalisvaart: Lecture provides rational justification for Roe v. Wade

I wish to express my full approval of Dr. Paula G. Carmichael M.D. and my representative Jack Lyle for their courageous and moral stand on the pro-choice issue. (Letters Valley Breeze March 14) In... more